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Stewart, Potter

  • By: James Coll
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Fourth Amendment
  • Edited by: John R. Vile & David L. Hudson Jr.
  • Subject:American Political History, American Political Thought, Law & Courts

On October 14, 1958, Potter Stewart (1915–1985) was sworn in as the 92nd Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Stewart's legacy on the Supreme Court is marked by, among other distinctions, an expansive view of individual rights. More specifically, as ...

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